What is the opposite of adventurous?

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Opposite of willing to take risks or to try out new methods, ideas, or experiences
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Opposite of inclined to adventure
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(timid) Opposite of willing, or inclined, to take chances or risks
“After looking down, he became too timid to carry on with the climb.”
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(boring) Opposite of willing, or inclined, to take chances or risks
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Opposite of acting or done without forethought, or having the tendency to do so
“She accepts his illness as genuine, and not a premeditated ploy to win her favors.”
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Opposite of having or showing a strong desire and determination to succeed
“He maintained that last-borns are often spoiled and lazy because they don't have younger siblings challenging them.”
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Opposite of willing to consider new ideas
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Opposite of very bold and unusual and rather shocking
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Opposite of denoting or relating to a sport involving great risk
“I wasn't particularly adventurous, so a tame sport like billiards was appropriate for me.”
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